A part of planning is research. Or research involves planning. I also keep another blog, The Business Analysis Corner. That’s my main blog. I wrote about the importance of planning.
Mind you, I’m a huge World War II buff. Even produced a documentary for PBS affiliate on World War II. Planning and research walk down similar paths. You have to plan your research and research your plan.
Know what works and what doesn’t. Start with a list and go from there.